News (2014)

Agility and innovation through collaboration: A new era for supplier development in the drinks industry.

In high product churn environments, supply chains cannot be any less than highly skilled at supplier management. As the packaging supply base in the drinks sector is relatively narrow, customers don’t just need to compete for consumer attention, they need to compete for supplier ...

Black Friday, Cyber Monday… why not Mobile Thursday perhaps?

In the countdown to Christmas retailers should be prepared to use industry trends, as well as marketing and pricing strategies in order to stay ahead of competitors, according to Nick Miller, Head of FMCG at Crimson and Co. On 28 November, the UK will see the return of ...

“Out of the box” thinking needed to address supply chain skills shortage

In order to address the growing skills shortage facing the British supply chain industry, organisations must be prepared to break the mould surrounding the traditional type of employees considered, claims Liz Howat Head of scprime® at Crimson & Co. To bridge the gap, organisations ...

Client Alumni Event – The Goring Hotel

Thank you to all of our guests at our client alumni event for making it such a success. Speaker: Professor Michael Lewis Discussion: In a world of cross-business processes, matrix management, category segmentation and global diversity, is functional strategy still relevant? Location: ...

Supply Chain Excellence Awards

Crimson & Co was delighted to host a table for its clients and other business associates at the 18th annual Supply Chain Excellence Awards at the Hilton, Park Lane on 5th November. Our client, North Middlesex University Hospital Trust achieved the shortlist for two awards ...


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